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Future Liquid Metal Engineering

The department is a partner in a new Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council funded £10 million manufacturing research Hub announced by Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson. The EPSRC Manufacturing Hub in Future Liquid Metal Engineering is led by Brunel University with major research activities at Oxford, Leeds, Manchester and Imperial College London, and involves a large number of industrial partners who will invest a further £45 million over the next 7 years.

David Collins award

David Collins awarded Infineum-Diamond Prize

During the Illuminating Challenges in Automotive Research Conference at the Diamond Light Source (4th-5th of Nov) David Collins was presented with the Diamond-Infineum Early Career Researcher Prize for his pioneering work on in-situ biaxial deformation of automotive materials. His work has been in collaboration with BMW-MINI and is seeking to develop novel manufacturing processes that could deliver huge manufacturing benefits to the automotive industry.